By mapping IT controls against predefined policy content, McAfee Policy Auditor helps you report consistently and accurately against key industry mandates and internal policies across your infrastructure or on specific targeted systems. Policy Auditor is an agent-based IT audit solution that leverages the Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) to automate the processes required for internal and external IT audits.
Streamlined deployment and management — The McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) platform provides easy Policy Auditor deployment, and simplified reporting and compliance management.
Flexible policy formation — Within minutes, Policy Auditor allows for the creation of new policies designed by you, set by corporate governance, or from authoritative sites such as Federal Desktop Core Configuration (FDCC). Real-time audits and controls for setting the frequency of data capture deliver timely information for compliance.
Predefined templates and controls — Policy Auditor comes with predefined benchmark templates and the ability to ensure protection of the business by employing blackout windows that halt data capture during key business periods.
Use prebuilt policy templates that eliminate manual effort and demonstrate adherence to key industry mandates and internal governance policies, including PCI DSS, SOX, GLBA, HIPAA, FISMA, and the best-practice frameworks ISO 27001 and COBIT. Policy Auditor includes a purpose-built PCI dashboard that delivers a consolidated view of the state of compliance by PCI requirement/control.
Use McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) software to lower cost of ownership by consolidating endpoint security management and compliance management, easing agent deployment, administration, and reporting. Integration with McAfee Vulnerability Manager enables organizations to consolidate agent and agentless audits.
Keep updated on compliance standards. Security Content Automation Protocol (SCAP) validation by the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) enables agencies to comply with the Federal Desktop Core Configuration (FDCC) standard.
Create rules from any scripting language supported by the system being audited to extend the check capabilities of Policy Auditor. Sample languages include VBScript, batch files, Perl, and Python.
Set the frequency of data capture to support automated reports with accurate data. To prevent disruption to critical business applications, a blackout window lets IT operations block audit data capture during key business periods.
Download benchmarks from authoritative sites. Within minutes, view detailed security guidance to confirm regulatory compliance or design your own internal governance policies based on security community best practices.
Use a single solution and achieve continuous compliance with McAfee Configuration Control.
Learn how McAfee Risk and Compliance products scan your entire network, providing complete visibility and ensuring proper protection.
For guidance on how to use this McAfee product, watch the Quick Tips video listed above.
CSTISA uses McAfee ePolicy Orchestrator (ePO) software as a primary sales tool to sell McAfee Endpoint Protection solutions.
Intelsat trusts McAfee to protect user and network devices globally.
McAfee keeps James Tower secure and compliant with industry regulations.
Scottrade partners with McAfee to secure customer data.
For a technical summary on the McAfee product listed above, please view the product data sheet.
BYOD, BYOA, BYOx. The IT industry is full of acronyms depicting its constant evolution and relationship with the professional world. First came the devices; employees saw the power of personal devices and insisted on using them in the workplace. And so the consumerisation of IT was born. After the devices came the apps. Companies reported […]
There’s been a lot of talk about the value of public-private partnerships in moving the U.S. toward a more robust cyber security posture. And let’s be honest: there’s also been a lot of private sector skepticism about how much the Administration really believed in the concept or how much they would do to make it […]
McAfee is based in Silicon Valley, but we know there’s more to tech than California. We recently joined the National Institute of Standards and Technology to launch the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence, a joint effort among high-tech business, federal, state and local government and local universities located in Rockville, Md. The goal of the […]
The post Five Factors That Make D.C. Region a Cybersecurity Hub appeared first on McAfee.
Nothing is as frustrating as when something goes wrong, especially when you have time constraints. NIST has just released Special Publication 800-53, Revision 4: Security and Privacy Controls for Federal Information Systems and Organizations where a few notable items have been added to increase the confidence that security, practices, procedures and architectures of information systems […]
The National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) has updated its Computer Security Incident Handling Guide to take into account the increasingly dire state of cyber security. As anyone who has followed the rush of high-profile incursions over the past year knows, it’s looking less and less possible to prevent the inevitable attack, no matter […]